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Correct spelling:


man of letters
wordsmith, literary craftsman, belletrist, educated person, walking encyclopedia, literary scholar, scholar.
disciple, gnome, critic, schoolchild, learned person, augur, student, learner, egghead, bookworm, scientist, teacher, person of letters, sage, doctor, intellectual, pupil, grind, professor, brain, academic, tool, wise person, philosopher, savant, bookish person, litterateur.
Examples of usage:
  1. When the songs of triumph, and gratulation, and adulation were exhausted, accusation began, and the philosophers of the eighteenth century succeeded to the litterateurs of the seventeenth. – History of the French Revolution from 1789 to 1814 by F. A. M. Miguet
  2. Of the chief French novelists or litterateurs who were his contemporaries, critics are inclined to esteem his influence most evident on George Sand and Victor Hugo. – Balzac by Frederick Lawton
  3. Among those who preceded him as litterateurs were his grandfather, the Rev. – The Glories of Ireland by Edited by Joseph Dunn and P.J. Lennox